Category Archives: AUTOS

Autos covers everything that rolls, sails, flies and anything in between.

Smart UK x Boxfresh Limited Edition Smart Fortwo [Photos]

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(image credit: Smart UK)

these days, collaboration is a huge part of automobile market. latest to join the collaboration bandwagon is the Smart UK and Boxfresh International, a British fashion lifestyle brand. the result is what you see here: an one-off concept Smart Fortwo vehicle that’s spruced by Boxfresh creative team utilizing the Smart BRABUS tailor made service in Germany. Continue reading Smart UK x Boxfresh Limited Edition Smart Fortwo [Photos]

a concept speedboat inspired by ‘Sang-Bleu’ Bugatti Veyron

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(image credit: Ben Walsh)

the title says it all: a speedboat concept inspired by the ‘Sang-Bleu’ Bugatti Veyron supercar. it is crazy sleek and is just as sexy as its automobile counterpart. dreamt up by one Ben Walsh, this streamlined concept boat is powered by the W16 Quad Turbo engine to develops an insane 1,000 horsepower. it doesn’t matter if it is all that practical or efficient, it is after all, a concept. as a concept it can be anything it wanted to be and that’s the beauty of concept. Continue reading a concept speedboat inspired by ‘Sang-Bleu’ Bugatti Veyron

designer saddle for your bicycle from Kashimax for Paul Smith

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(image credit: Paul Smith) Paul Smith Collaboration – Kashimax Aero Saddle | £160.00 | www.paulsmith.co.uk

i don’t know Paul Smith personally, hence a collaboration between the British designer with Japan’s specialist bicycle saddle maker, Kashimax came as a surprise to me. the result is this limited edition leather saddle wrapped in textured red leather with metallic blue rails, complete with Paul Smith gold embossed signature. yet another way to make your beloved bike stand out from the crowd while giving your tush a luxury treat. Continue reading designer saddle for your bicycle from Kashimax for Paul Smith

Scarpar off-road skateboard is now open for reservation

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(credit: Scarpar) Scarpar Off-Road Skateboard | From US$2,800.00 | scarpar.com

Love powered skateboarding but do not what a gas guzzler? Well, why not give the Scarpar All-terrain Powerboard a go? Created by Australia-based startup, the Scarpar comes in two versions: the Model S and Model X. the Model S comes equipped with two 750 W motors that’s capable of a top speed of 18 mph while the Model X has a pair of 1.5 kW DC motors that propels it up to 28 mph. That sounds kind of a little too fast for something that we have nothing to hold on to. Continue reading Scarpar off-road skateboard is now open for reservation

Firebird: an unmanned aircraft, yet can be flew by a pilot

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(credit: Northrop Grumman)

UAV or unmanned aerial vehicles are greatly used by defense forces around the world. it has proven itself in the field of reconnaissance and have provided invaluable information that are critical for winning a conflict. it does all this while keep our soldiers free from harm, miles and miles away. however, there are times when you do need a human pilot to be there to exercise sound judgement and collect the data that only the wonder of human mind can do. Continue reading Firebird: an unmanned aircraft, yet can be flew by a pilot

Tajima e-runner scooter features removable battery

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(credit: Tajima Motor Corporation) Tajima e-runner electric vehicle | ¥207,900.00 | www.naturalenergy.jp

Japanese firm Tajima Motor Corporation is serious about the EV business. it has just launched a new compact electric vehicle dubbed the e-runner. e-runner is essentially a compact, light and affordable electric scooter that is meant for everyday short distance commute. currently, four models will be made available with the base-model e-runner features a 10 Ah battery pack that is Continue reading Tajima e-runner scooter features removable battery

ICON Sport Aircraft Can Be Yours For $139k, Takes Delivery In 2015

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(credit: ICON Aircraft) ICON Sport Aircraft | from US$139,000.00 | www.iconaircraft.com

you don’t need millions to take to sky yourself, well, at least for those who are residing in the United States. all thanks the change in regulation by FAA in 2004 that resulted in a creation of the new Light Sport Aircraft category. that’s where ICON Aircraft, founded in 2005, decided to bring “flying to the masses with a sexy plane that breaks the mold on everything the industry has come to expect over the past 50 years.” Continue reading ICON Sport Aircraft Can Be Yours For $139k, Takes Delivery In 2015

Senza Bike Lock System: a bike locks integrated bike

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(credit: Jaryn Miller)

one of the hassle related to riding a bicycle is the need to lug along a bike lock or two. chances are, most of us will leave the lock on the bicycle when we go about pedaling which may look kind of unsightly. the Senza Bike Lock System designed by Jaryn Miller solved this issue by integrating the lock system for the bike into the bike itself. the handlebars form the first of the two lock system. it is designed as a three piece system, where the center piece remains in place on the bike while the two handles can be removed and lock together to form a lock. Continue reading Senza Bike Lock System: a bike locks integrated bike

only 500 Porsche Cayman S Black Edition are being made

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(credit: Porsche) Porsche Cayman S Black Edition | from US$67,500.00 | www.porsche.com/usa

recently Porsche announced yet another alluring beauty to satisfy your need for exclusivity: the $67,500 Porsche Cayman S Black Edition. the power of Black Edition’s 3.4-liter 6 cylinders engine has been bumped up to 330 horses (246 kW) while the torque remains unchanged at 273 lb-ft (370 Nm) and as with the original Cayman S, buyers have a choice between the six-speed manual or the Porsche Doppelkupplungsgetriebe (PDK) seven-speed double clutch transmission. Continue reading only 500 Porsche Cayman S Black Edition are being made

meet the world’s fastest street legal Alfa Romeo

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(credit: Novitec) Novitec Alfa Romeo 8C Spider | US$tbc | www.novitec-rosso.net

i bet you didn’t think an Alfa could be joining the rank of super fast cars but here it is the Novitec Alfa Romeo 8C Spider – as tuned by none other than Novitec Rosso. this fine example has a supercharged 4.7-liter V8 engine developing 600 horsepower that’s capable of propelling the car from standstill to 62 mph in just 3.9 seconds and has a top speed of 190 mph (306 km/h). other goodies expected of this supercar are an optional steel sports exhaust, custom headlights, and three piece NA3 wheels. Continue reading meet the world’s fastest street legal Alfa Romeo